Debussy: La Mer, Images

Debussy: La Mer, Images

Emmanuel Krivine

Claude Debussy

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Claude Debussy 100

Debussy began composing La Mer in 1904, in Burgundy, but as he wrote to fellow composer André Messager, his memories of the sea were “worth more than a reality whose charm generally weighs tooheavily on the imagination”. He continued to work on the score, however, while staying in Jersey, and